Global Patent Index - EP 0891752 A1

EP 0891752 A1 1999-01-20 - Stent and method for manufacturing such a stent

Title (en)

Stent and method for manufacturing such a stent

Title (de)

Stent sowie Herstellungsverfahren dafür

Title (fr)

Stent et méthode pour sa fabrication

Publication

EP 0891752 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 97202152 A

Priority

EP 97202152 A

Abstract (en)

A prosthetic stent with a tubular wall (1) having local inwardly or outwardly formed elevations (7) is presented. Stents having such elevations (7) have a higher mechanical stability if bend according to the curvature of the body vessels to be supported or repaired. Also a method for manufacturing a stent with such elevations (7) is described. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61F 2/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61F 2/90 (2013.01); A61F 2/00 (2006.01); A61F 2/88 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61F 2/90 (2013.01); D04C 1/06 (2013.01); D04C 3/48 (2013.01); A61F 2/88 (2013.01); A61F 2002/3011 (2013.01); A61F 2230/0002 (2013.01); D10B 2403/0241 (2013.01); D10B 2509/06 (2013.01); Y10T 29/49874 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FR GB IE IT LI NL SE

DOCDB simple family

EP 0891752 A1 19990120; EP 0891752 B1 20050112; AT 286687 T 20050115; AU 724305 B2 20000914; AU 7628898 A 19990128; CA 2242444 A1 19990117; DE 69732229 D1 20050217; DE 69732229 T2 20051229; JP H1170172 A 19990316; US 2001027341 A1 20011004; US 2004098077 A1 20040520; US 2007123969 A1 20070531; US 5993483 A 19991130; US 6240978 B1 20010605; US 6652577 B2 20031125; US 7331990 B2 20080219